Pakistan News

Last updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014 11:42:17 AM

Sharif may return home only by end-November
Lahore/London, Aug 24 (IANS) Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif, permitted by the Supreme Court to return home from exile, has cautiously postponed his plans to do so till end-November - even as he has vowed to contest the parliamentary elections.

Friday, August 24, 2007 2:32:37 PM

Supreme Court's contempt notice to minister
Islamabad, Aug 24 (Xinhua) Pakistan's Supreme Court Friday issued a contempt of court notice to a cabinet minister for his remarks against the court's ruling allowing exiled former prime minister Nawaz Sharif to return home.

Friday, August 24, 2007 2:32:08 PM

Sharif verdict adds to uncertainty in Pakistan (News Analysis)
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Pakistan could come under a draconian measure like martial law or national emergency as a desperate reaction from the government following the Supreme Court's verdict Thursday allowing the Sharif brothers to return home.

Thursday, August 23, 2007 7:59:00 PM

Sharifs can come home, rules Pakistan Supreme Court (Second Lead)
Islamabad, Aug 23 (IANS) Pakistan's Supreme Court Thursday ruled that former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his brother, former Punjab chief minister Shahbaz Sharif, could return home from exile and take part in politics because they were citizens of Pakistan.

Thursday, August 23, 2007 6:51:39 PM

Sharif allowed to return to Pakistan, take part in politics (Lead)
Islamabad, Aug 23 (IANS) Pakistan's Supreme Court Thursday ruled that exiled former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his brother Shahbaz Sharif - former chief minister of Punjab - can return home and participate in politics, Geo TV reported.

Thursday, August 23, 2007 6:11:50 PM

Pakistan apex court allows Sharif to return
Islamabad, Aug 23 (IANS) The Supreme Court of Pakistan Thursday allowed exiled former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his brother Shahbaz Sharif to return home and participate in politics, Geo TV reported.

Thursday, August 23, 2007 5:54:33 PM

Bus-wagon collision kills six, injures 15 in Pakistan
Islamabad, Aug 23 (Xinhua) Six people were killed and 15 injured in a head-on collision between a bus and a wagon in the eastern Pakistani district of Okara Thursday, the state-run Associated Press of Pakistan news agency reported.

Thursday, August 23, 2007 3:57:58 PM

No deal on exile, Musharraf blackmailing me: Nawaz
Islamabad, Aug 23 (IANS) Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif has accused President Pervez Musharraf of 'blackmailing and threatening' him by presenting a 'fake and fraudulent document' in the Supreme Court on a purported deal relating to his exile to keep him from returning home.

Thursday, August 23, 2007 3:51:19 PM

12 killed, 26 injured in Pakistan clashes (Lead)
Islamabad, Aug 23 (DPA) At least 12 people were killed and 26 injured in three separate clashes involving security forces, militants and tribesmen in north-west Pakistan, media reports said Thursday.

Thursday, August 23, 2007 3:13:50 PM

Musharraf eyes re-election by mid-September
Islamabad, Aug 23 (IANS) Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf is hoping to get re-elected by mid-September before he leaves for the UN General Assembly (UNGA) session but might find many a stumbling block in his path.

Thursday, August 23, 2007 1:29:27 PM

News Pakistan Articles Index

  

This Week's Most Discussed

This Week's Most Emailed News

Feature Coming Soon..

Art - Culture Business Diaspora
Education Health Politics
Religion Sports Sci-Tech
Travel

AROUND THE WORLD NOW

Asia America Australia
Africa Europe Gulf-Middle East
Pakistan Nepal Bhutan
Sri Lanka Bangladesh Maldives

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.